Originally written on Fox Sports Wisconsin  |  Last updated 1/15/13

GREEN BAY, WI - OCTOBER 18: Clay Matthews #52 of the Green Bay Packers celebrates a sack against the Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field on October 18, 2009 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Packers defeated the Lions 26-0. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Packers seem like a team that could be making a habit out of trips to the Super Bowl. Armed with the NFL's reigning Most Valuable Player at quarterback, a talented group of wide receivers, an elite pass-rusher in Clay Matthews and a young core built through the draft, Green Bay's roster has most of the important pieces needed to attain that level of success. The Packers surprised the league with their unexpected run to the Super Bowl in 2010 as the NFC's No. 6 seed, winning three postseason road games before beating the Pittsburgh Steelers to win the Lombardi Trophy. In the two seasons since then, however, Green Bay hasn't even been among the final four teams remaining in the playoffs. "I think it's harder (to get back to the Super Bowl) because I think, once you get there, you understand how hard it is to win one," coach Mike McCarthy said Tuesday at his season-ending press conference. "I think anytime you climb the mountain for the first time, just the exc...
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